Summer Institutes for Teachers - Teaching the Humanities Through Art
July 8 - 26, 2019
Deadline for application
Be inspired this summer! Attend one of the Smithsonian American Art Museum’s week-long institutes in the nation’s capital. Join educators from across the country for an exciting exploration of the connections among American art, social studies, history, and English/language arts. Stay connected with your newfound colleagues and museum staff throughout the year.
- WEEK 1: Monday, July 8–Friday, July 12, 2019
- WEEK 2: Monday, July 22–Friday, July 26, 2019
- Application Deadline: Sunday, March 31, 2019, by 11:59 p.m. EDT.
Our institutes are geared towards social studies, history, and English/language arts teachers for grades 6-12. Teachers of other subjects or grades may be considered if space is available. Teachers may apply as individuals or as part of a team of two or three, but each member of the team must submit an individual application. Efforts will be made to enroll a diverse cohort that will contribute a range of perspectives, based on geography, life experience, and teaching environment.
Each applicant must submit a completed application online by 11:59 p.m. EDT on Sunday, March 31, 2019.